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Mainframe DBDC System Specialist

Job Description :

Are you familiar with Mainframe? Are you interested to gain skills in Mainframe within market leader in this area? Would you like to accept challenges and change them to successful projects? Do you have at least 1 or 2 years of experience in Mainframe (zSeries)? See position below and apply for them!

#Mainframe DBDC System Specialist:


DBDC specialist is responsible for planning and performing installation and version upgrade of middleware products (DB2, CICS, MQ) on mainframe platform. In addition, he/she should understand the complexities of infrastructure design and maintenance, be able to analyze architecture and security issues, and perform advanced troubleshooting.

• Installation and version upgrade of DB/DC systems (DB2, CICS, Websphere MQ)
• DB/DC systems maintenance, objects definition
• Architecture analysis and design
• Performance monitoring and tuning
• Performing advanced troubleshooting
• Security issues analysis and defect prevention
• Root cause analysis
• Multi-environment knowledge of supported systems, maintaining operational documentation.
• Problem and change management


• Technical background
• Good knowledge of relational databases
• SQL language knowledge and skills
• Capability to work independently and effectively in complex environments
• Basic experience in troubleshooting and resolving database related problems
• Good communication and documentation skills

#Mainframe Database Administrator (DBA / IMS):

The Database Administrator is largely responsible for providing operational database services to the customer.


• Owning, tracking and resolving physical database related incidents and requests
• Fulfilling requests and resolving incidents within agreed time-frame
• Performing physical database changes to the application database objects
• Performing physical database maintenance and restores by running appropriate utility jobs and tools (e.g. UNLOAD/LOAD, REORG, RUNSTATS, RECOVER) based on the customer input
• Maintaining operational documentation
• Understanding the complexity of infrastructure design and maintenance
• Analyze architecture and security issues
• Performing advanced troubleshooting
• Identifying performance bottlenecks
• Providing administrative solutions where appropriate
• Initiating and performing changes on production systems and proactively escalating any issues that cannot be resolved within the established time-frames
• Focus on managing and resolving issues in agreed time
• Establishing and maintaining communication with technology customers to keep them updated with status of their requests


• Good database administration knowledge and skills
• SQL language knowledge and skills
• Basic experience in troubleshooting and resolving database related problems
• Good communication and documentation skills
• Service oriented mentality
• Capability to work independently and effectively in complex environments

Your Benefits:

• Broad education and development opportunities which include training and/or professional certifications
• Additional 5 days paid time off
• Relocation assistance
• Transparent career path and potential for growth within a leading IT company
• Languages classes (free of charge)
• Discounts for IBMers
• Private medical package and insurance package

Information about the vacancy

Job location

Technická 2995/21, 616 00  Brno-Královo Pole, Czech Republic

Employment type

Full-time work

Type of employment

Employment contract


Notebook, contributions to the pension / life insurance, flexible start/end of working hours, holidays 5 weeks, educational courses, training, contribution to sport / culture / leisure, occasional work from home

Required education

Secondary education or professional training with a school-leaving exam

Required languages

English (intermediate)

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IBM Global Services Delivery Center Czech Republic, s.r.o.



IBM Global Services Delivery Center Czech Republic, s.r.o.
Jana Luknarová
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